• "The Second Elder Gives Battle," magazine article by George Pattullo

    George Pattullo

    Alvin C. York's heroism went unnoticed in the United States, even in Tennessee, until the publication of the April 26, 1919, issue of the Saturday Evening Post. In an article titled "The Second Elder…

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  • Eutaw Springs

    Battle of Eutaw Springs, South Carolina during the American Revolution. Soldiers appear to be in various fighting positions, with one on a horse, one carrying a flag, a few soldiers falling [being att…

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  • Chancellorsville

    Michler, N (Nathaniel), 1827-1881

    Map showing the environs of Chancellorsville (Va.) including the Rappahannock River, turnpikes and roads, names of residents, and topography. Surveyed and drawn by Major J.E. Weyss, assisted by F. The…

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  • Battle of Talladega scene

    Devereaux

    Color engraving, "Battle of Talladega," shows mounted American troops pursuing Creek Indians. One fleeing Native American is carrying a musket. The Americans are charging with drawn swords. From John…

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  • "Battle of Talladega"

    Baker, Samuel F

    Black and white engraving depicts a battlefield scene. The image is surrounded by a filigree border with eagle and flag at the top and bayonette, flag, and cannon at the bottom. The artist is W. Groom…

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  • Revolutionary War Scene

    Van Altena, Edward, 1873-1968

    Revolutionary War scene, color lantern slide, produced by Edward Van Altena.

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  • Scene of night action on December 23, 1814

    Baker, S. F

    Black and white engraving, "Night Action of the Twenty-third of December," shows American infantry marching, cannoneers firing an artillery piece, and a commander (probably General Andrew Jackson) on…

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  • Civil War maps of the 1863 Chattanooga campaign and the Red River expedition in Louisiana

    United States. War Department

    Plate L of the Atlas to Accompany the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies, 1861-1865, containing six small maps relating to battles and troop positions during the Civil War. Five of t…

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  • German prisoners at Bellicourt

    United States. Army. Signal Corps

    German prisoners taken by the Americans of the 27th Division during the drive on the Hindenburg line at Bellicourt. The 30th Division can be seen in the background going into the town of Nauroy. Belli…

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  • 105th Regiment Engineers seeking shelter from enemy fire

    United States. Army. Signal Corps

    Members of the 105th Regiment Engineers seek shelter from enemy shell fire under the protection of a high bank. This party came under range of German guns while proceeding into St. Martin-Reviere & we…

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  • Appomattox court house

    Michler, N (Nathaniel), 1827-1881

    Map of the Appomattox court house showing the surrounding area including roads, dwellings, landowner's names, the South Side Railroad, rivers, and other topography. Surveyed and drawn by Major J. E. W…

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  • Battle of New Orleans

    O. Pelton

    Battle of New Orleans, January 8, 1815

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  • Battle of Franklin, Nov. 30, 1864

    The Battle of Franklin was a hard fought battle in which many men died. The battle flags of both the United States and the Confederacy are clearly shown in this postcard which was copied from an origi…

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  • French Grenadiers at Marne

    French Grenadiers taken at the Battle of the Marne in France. The soldiers are shown in trenches.

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  • Attack on York Town

    J. H. Nesmith

    Engraving, "Attack on York Town."

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  • British fleet arrives

    Print entitled "Arrival of the British Fleet." Scene of a fleet of ships just off shore. Also shows a lighthouse.

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  • Death of General Pakenham

    Engraving depicting the death of General Edward M. Pakenham at the Battle of New Orleans. Scene of the battle, with two men on horseback. Pakenham being carried by others in the center of the scene. E…

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  • Map of the region between Gettysburg, Pa. and Appomattox Court House, Va." exhibiting the connection between the campaign and battle-field maps

    Michler, N (Nathaniel), 1827-1881

    This large key index map (in two sheets) shows all the atlas maps used in the "Military Maps Illustrating the Operations of the Armies of the Potomac & James" as well as the country around Washington…

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  • Fortifying of New Orleans

    William Croome

    Print entitled "Fortifying of New Orleans." Shows General Jackson giving orders as slaves work in the background. Engraving by William Croome. Printed in "The Pictorial Life of Andrew Jackson" (1848).

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  • Member of Thirtieth Division with supply tank

    United States. Army. Signal Corps

    A member of the American Expeditionary Force walks in front of a supply tank at Caution Paddock (near Villeret). He appears to have a cigarette in his mouth. "GRIFF" is written on front of the tank. T…

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